Jones Elementary School

122 Hoyle Ln
Severna Park, MD 21146
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
10/
10
Top 10%
Jones Elementary School serves 330 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
Jones Elementary School placed in the top 10% of all schools in Maryland for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 60-64% (which is higher than the Maryland state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 70-74% (which is higher than the Maryland state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the Maryland state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 23% of the student body (majority Asian and Black), which is lower than the Maryland state average of 63% (majority Black).

Top Placements

Jones Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Maryland for:

School Overview

Jones Elementary School's student population of 330 students has grown by 19% over five school years.
The teacher population of 22 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Awards Blue Ribbon School (2003)
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students330 students
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Total Classroom Teachers22 teachers
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School Comparison

Jones Elementary School is ranked within the top 10% of all 1,359 schools in Maryland (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Jones Elementary School is 0.40, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.72. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MD)
Overall Testing Rank
#123 out of 1359 schools
(Top 10%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(16-17)
60-64%
41%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(16-17)
70-74%
41%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1
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American Indian
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Asian
7%
7%
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Hispanic
6%
17%
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Black
6%
34%
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White
77%
37%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
4%
5%
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Diversity Score
0.400.72
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Eligible for Free Lunch
7%
41%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameAnne Arundel County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MD Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Jones Elementary School is Severna Park High School (1.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Magothy River Middle School (1.1 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Arnold Magothy River Middle School Math: 56% | Reading: 59%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: 6-8 | 738 students
    1.1 miles
    241 Peninsula Farm Rd
    Arnold, MD 21012
    (410) 544-0926
    1.1 6-8 738
  • Arnold Severn River Middle School Math: 58% | Reading: 64%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: 6-8 | 748 students
    1.1 miles
    241 Peninsula Farm Rd
    Arnold, MD 21012
    (410) 544-0922
    1.1 6-8 748
  • Severna Park Severna Park Elementary School Math: 70-74% | Reading: 80-84%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: K-5 | 417 students
    1.2 miles
    6 Riggs Ave
    Severna Park, MD 21146
    (410) 222-6577
    1.2 K-5 417
  • Severna Park Severna Park High School Math: 96% | Reading: 46%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,876 student
    1.8 miles
    60 Robinson Rd
    Severna Park, MD 21146
    (410) 544-0900
    1.8 9-12 1,876
  • Arnold Belvedere Elementary School Math: 56% | Reading: 64%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: PK-5 | 563 students
    2.0 miles
    360 Broadwater Rd
    Arnold, MD 21012
    (410) 975-9432
    2 PK-5 563

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